Ethnic Differences in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome

  title={Ethnic Differences in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome},
  author={Rahul Chanchlani and Rulan S. Parekh},
  booktitle={Front. Pediatr.},
Nephrotic syndrome is a common glomerular disease in children with significant variability in both incidence and steroid responsiveness among various ethnic groups. The average incidence of nephrotic syndrome is 2-16.9 per 100,000 children worldwide. Understanding the variability by ethnicity may point to potential factors leading to nephrotic syndrome… CONTINUE READING